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Friday, May 15
 

8:30am

Registration
Come early to Kings Place to get your programme sorted, meet peers, and gear up for SHINE09!

Friday May 15, 2009 8:30am - 10:00am

9:30am

Meet, Greet & Connect!
Striding Out will be on hand to help you meet, greet, and make the great connections to help you take your ideas into action! Get all the information about how to do this when you register first thing Friday morning.
http://www.stridingout.co.uk

Friday May 15, 2009 9:30am - 5:30pm
Battlebridge 2 Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

10:00am

Welcoming Remarks
Join us in welcoming you to SHINE09, the UnConference for Social Entrepreneurs. Let's map out your experience, and hear what you want to explore, learn, and discuss.

Friday May 15, 2009 10:00am - 10:30am
Battlebridge 1 and 2 Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

10:30am

Meet the Government
The Department of Communities and Local Government is the main government agency that invests in social enterprise. Come to this session to explore how the field of social enterprise is developing. How is Government and its delivery partners keeping track with the pace of change in the sector? Learn CLG's role in supporting social enterprise and find out about the broad range of roles and influence CLG can offer your organisation.
http://www.communities.gov.uk

Friday May 15, 2009 10:30am - 11:20am
Battlebridge1 Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

10:30am

Home Improvement Schemes for Vulnerable Households
If you're interested in neighbourhood renewal or regeneration, this session is for you. Explore the hurdles and challenges of developing innovative solutions to housing and financial problems with a leading Community Development Financial Institution.
http://www.londonrebuilding.com

Friday May 15, 2009 10:30am - 11:20am
Wenlock Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

10:30am

MIND MOT for Social Innovators
MIND MOT is a simple yet very powerful set of tools to help solve any challenge, tap into true leadership potential, and deal with frustrations, set-backs and losses inherent in most start-up operations. Developed by a SHINE08 participant, this method offers a practical way of sorting through issues faced by early stage ventures.

Friday May 15, 2009 10:30am - 11:20am
Limehouse Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

10:30am

Achtung Baby: Trust-- Is it A Good Thing?
Let's challenge the role 'trust' plays in structuring and sustaining entrepreneurial networks. Too much of a good thing can be toxic. Come together to discuss the hazards of trust, such as how trustworthiness can replace thorough due diligence and informed decision-making. A must for those entering collaborations with new (and old) partners!
http://www.consultislay.com/

Friday May 15, 2009 10:30am - 11:30am
St Pancras Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

10:30am

Connect with UnLtd Connect Network!
UnLtd Connect Network is a national network of like-minded professionals who volunter their time and business expertise to enable social entrepreneurs to grow their organisations and become sustainable. This one-on-one session is for anyone interested in joining the UnLtd Connect Network, to learn more about its benefits and opportunities, and how you can get involved. Book in a slot here.
http://unltd.org.uk/template.php?ID=166&PageName=howyoucanhelp

Friday May 15, 2009 10:30am - 11:30am
Surgery Area Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

10:30am

Group Surgeries with Lovells
A good one, this. Lovells are bringing six lawyers for SHINE to offer advise on specific legal issues: Corporate/Business; Intellectual Property; Litigation; Commercial. These will take place in small groups throughout the day.
In addition, they're bringing officers from the Pro Bono, Corporate Responsibility and Community Affairs teams who will be running 1-on-1 advice on the help available for social entrepreneurs and CR policy in the City.
You can book in for these sessions in advance:
To meet Sophie Johnson, pro bono officer, click here.
To meet Emma Rehal, corporate responsibility officer and Sam Hudson, Community Affairs Officer, click here.
http://www.lovells.com

Friday May 15, 2009 10:30am - 11:30am
Battlebridge 2 Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

10:30am

Mother's Brand Strategy Workshops
Mother, the London-based communications agency, will be hosting 15 minute brand strategy workshops for attendees of SHINE. Those who book in will talk through their business models and discuss creative and strategic solutions for business challenges. Mother works with clients in various sectors such as policy (NHS, Energy Savings Trust, and Frank, the COI's anti-drug program), activism (Greenpeace and Amnesty International), and the corporate sector (Stella Artois, Dell, and Coca Cola). The agency has been on the forefront of innovative brand solutions from creating the feature film Somerstown for Eurostar, producing graphic novels for Time Out, and helping to launch (RED) globally. We've closed advanced booking but there's one more slot you can book into when you arrive at SHINE, first come first served.....plus the Mother team will be around all day to meet you.
http://www.motherlondon.com

Friday May 15, 2009 10:30am - 11:30am
Horsfall Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

10:30am

One-on-One Surgeries with Bridges Ventures
A rare opportunity to meet the Bridges Ventures team who manage the Bridges Social Entrepreneurship Fund for a 1-on-1 session. Book in to get personalised feedback on whether your venture might be suitable for investment from their fund. Suitable for social entrepreneurs who have already prepared a draft business plan, which they should bring to the session.
To book in for a session, go here.
http://www.bridgesventures.com/

Friday May 15, 2009 10:30am - 11:30am
Surgery Area Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

10:30am

UnLtd Pitching Advice- One-on-Ones
Be brave! Come vet your idea before UnLtd;s respected business strategists. In a trial run on Friday, you can pitch your ventures that will have social impact. The esteemed panel will suggest comments and the audience will also help you refine your pitch. You'll be able to come back on Saturday and compete for an UnLtd Award. Book into a session here. First come first served.
http://www.unltd.org.uk

Friday May 15, 2009 10:30am - 11:30am
Battlebridge 2 Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

10:30am

One-on-One Surgeries with Ashoka
Ashoka were a huge hit at SHINE08 when they ran coaching and mentoring sessions that targeted very specific issues participants were facing. Due to popular demand, they're back this year! All the pre-booked slots are now booked but we're keeping a couple of sessions open to be booked Friday morning. get there early if you want one! Plus the ashoka team will be at SHINE the rest of the day to meet you.

Friday May 15, 2009 10:30am - 4:20pm
Surgery Area Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

11:30am

Finance Fitness- A Simple Guide to Cash Flow and Profit
This one is a must for start-ups. Financial planning is key to operating a successful social enterprise. Come learn the fundamentals of financial concepts: cash flow versus profit; break-even versus break-up; pricing and costing.
http://www.londonrebuilding.com

Friday May 15, 2009 11:30am - 12:20pm
Wenlock Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

11:30am

Collaborating Online-- The How's and Why's with UnLtd World and Huddle
UnLtdWorld.com and Huddle.net host a lively discussion around online collaboration. We'll be looking at what collaboration is and why it's important, and how it works online.The session will be discussing why social entrepreneurs should be collaborating online as opposed to in person, and how it can help them to succeed. The session will also be demostrating what can UnLtdWorld and Huddle offer in the line of collaboration, launching the UnLtdWorld Huddle collaboration space, and looking at some case studies of how collaboration has worked / helped social entrepreneurs in the past.
http://www.unltdworld.com

Friday May 15, 2009 11:30am - 12:30pm
St Pancras Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

11:30am

Question Time!
Join this dynamic question-and-answer session with three inspirational social entrepreneurs. Hear their journeys, what inspired them, and how they've taken their projects to the stages they're now at. Ask your burning questions!

Friday May 15, 2009 11:30am - 12:30pm
Battlebridge I Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

11:30am

Fruitcake or Spongecake: An Introduction to Accounting
Let's take a dive into the world of all things accounting. Should you structure your organisation as a "fruitcake" or a "spongecake" and why does it matter? You will leave this session demystified!

Friday May 15, 2009 11:30am - 12:30pm
Limehouse Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

11:30am

Group Surgeries with Lovells
A good one, this. Lovells are bringing six lawyers for SHINE to offer advise on specific legal issues: Corporate/Business; Intellectual Property; Litigation; Commercial. These will take place in small groups throughout the day.
In addition, they're bringing officers from the Pro Bono, Corporate Responsibility and Community Affairs teams who will be running 1-on-1 advice on the help available for social entrepreneurs and CR policy in the City.
We've now closed advanced booking there are a couple more slots you can book into on arrival. Be quick!
http://www.lovells.com

Friday May 15, 2009 11:30am - 12:30pm
Battlebridge 2 Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

11:30am

Mother's Brand Strategy Workshops
Mother, the London-based communications agency, will be hosting 15 minute brand strategy workshops for attendees of SHINE. Those who book in will talk through their business models and discuss creative and strategic solutions for business challenges. Mother works with clients in various sectors such as policy (NHS, Energy Savings Trust, and Frank, the COI's anti-drug program), activism (Greenpeace and Amnesty International), and the corporate sector (Stella Artois, Dell, and Coca Cola). The agency has been on the forefront of innovative brand solutions from creating the feature film Somerstown for Eurostar, producing graphic novels for Time Out, and helping to launch (RED) globally. Sorry but the mother sessions are now all taken, but the team will be around all day at SHINE to meet participants. We've closed advanced booking but there's one more slot you can book into when you arrive at SHINE, first come first served.....plus the Mother team will be around all day to meet you.
http://www.motherlondon.com

Friday May 15, 2009 11:30am - 12:30pm
Horsfall Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

11:30am

One-on-One Surgeries with Ashoka
Ashoka were a huge hit at SHINE08 when they ran coaching and mentoring sessions that targeted very specific issues participants were facing. Due to popular demand, they're back this year! Book your half hour slot and get management support from the best. We've now closed advanced booking there are a couple more slots you can book into on arrival. Be quick!

Friday May 15, 2009 11:30am - 12:30pm
Surgery Area Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

11:30am

One-on-One Surgeries with Bridges Ventures
A rare opportunity to meet the Bridges Ventures team who manage the Bridges Social Entrepreneurship Fund for a 1-on-1 session. Book in to get personalised feedback on whether your venture might be suitable for investment from their fund. Suitable for social entrepreneurs who have already prepared a draft business plan, which they should bring to the session.
We've now closed advanced booking but there are a couple more slots you can book in for when you arrive. Be quick!
http://www.bridgesventures.com/

Friday May 15, 2009 11:30am - 12:30pm
Surgery Area Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

11:30am

One-on-One Surgeries with Bridges Ventures
A rare opportunity to meet the Bridges Ventures team who manage the Bridges Social Entrepreneurship Fund for a 1-on-1 session. Book in to get personalised feedback on whether your venture might be suitable for investment from their fund. Suitable for social entrepreneurs who have already prepared a draft business plan, which they should bring to the session.
We've now closed advanced booking there are a couple more slots you can book into on arrival. Be quick!
http://www.bridgesventures.com/

Friday May 15, 2009 11:30am - 12:30pm
Surgery Area Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

11:30am

One-on-One Surgeries with UnLtd Connect Network
UnLtd Connect Network is a national network of like-minded professionals who volunteer their time and business expertise to enable social entrepreneurs to grow their organisations and become sustainable. Come learn about the program-- whether you're interested in joining the UnLtd Connect Network as a capacity builder, or as a social entrepreneur wishing to learn more about its benefits and opportunities, and how you can get involved.
http://unltd.org.uk/template.php?ID=166&PageName=howyoucanhelp

Friday May 15, 2009 11:30am - 12:30pm
Surgery Area Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

11:30am

UnLtd Pitching Advice- One-on-Ones
Be brave! Come vet your idea before UnLtd;s respected business strategists. In a trial run on Friday, you can pitch your ventures that will have social impact. The esteemed panel will suggest comments and the audience will also help you refine your pitch. You'll be able to come back on Saturday and compete for an UnLtd Award. We've closed advanced booking you can book into when you arrive at SHINE, first come first served.
http://www.unltd.org.uk

Friday May 15, 2009 11:30am - 12:30pm
Battlebridge 2 Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

11:30am

Lunch
Lunch is a free flowing timeslot, so eat when you want. Dine at the Cafe in Kings Place, take a quick walk around Kings Cross for a bite to eat, or bring your own sandwich. Relax and chill out with your new friends.

Friday May 15, 2009 11:30am - 2:30pm

12:30pm

Clore Social Leadership Programme
The Clore Social Leadership Programme is a new Fellowship Programme targeted at aspiring leaders in the third sector. Fellows will be recruited through an open application process. To be eligible, potential Fellows must be working in or closely with the wider third sector as a member of staff or volunteer working in a charity, community organisation, social enterprise or co-operative, or in social housing, a foundation or trust and will have demonstrated their leadership potential in some of the work they have already undertaken. Come learn what they have in store for you!

Friday May 15, 2009 12:30pm - 1:20pm

12:30pm

we20 for Social Entrepreneurs
we20 allows citizens to shape and inform policies. Join the SHINE we20 session to discuss a problem you have a burning desire to solve. The problem could be on any scale-- from neighbourhood crime, a city or country's economy, or even global challenges such as peak oil or climate change. The group will agree which problem(s) to solve, and work together to create collaborative action plans to be posted on www.we20.org where the discussion can continue and the plan can begin to take shape.
http://www.we20.org

Friday May 15, 2009 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Wenlock Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

12:30pm

One Wild Life
One Wild Life tells the story of Clare Mulvany's journey across the globe to interview social entrepreneurs about their life stories. A fantastic multi-media experience and resource for those committed to social change and willing to be inspired!
http://www.amazon.co.uk/One-Wild-Life-Journey-Discover/dp/1905172885/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1239032031&sr=8-1

Friday May 15, 2009 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Battlebridge 1 Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

12:30pm

Mother's Brand Strategy Workshops
Mother, the London-based communications agency, will be hosting 15 minute brand strategy workshops for attendees of SHINE. Those who book in will talk through their business models and discuss creative and strategic solutions for business challenges. Mother works with clients in various sectors such as policy (NHS, Energy Savings Trust, and Frank, the COI's anti-drug program), activism (Greenpeace and Amnesty International), and the corporate sector (Stella Artois, Dell, and Coca Cola). The agency has been on the forefront of innovative brand solutions from creating the feature film Somerstown for Eurostar, producing graphic novels for Time Out, and helping to launch (RED) globally. Sorry but the mother sessions are now all taken, but the team will be around all day at SHINE to meet participants.
http://www.motherlondon.com

Friday May 15, 2009 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Horsfall Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

12:30pm

One-on-One Surgeries with Ashoka
Ashoka were a huge hit at SHINE08 when they ran coaching and mentoring sessions that targeted very specific issues participants were facing. Due to popular demand, they're back this year! Book your half hour slot and get management support. Book your half hour slot and get management support from the best. We've now closed advanced booking there are a couple more slots you can book into on arrival. Be quick!

Friday May 15, 2009 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Surgery Area Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

12:30pm

UnLtd Pitching Advice- One-on-Ones
Be brave! Come vet your idea before UnLtd;s respected business strategists. In a trial run on Friday, you can pitch your ventures that will have social impact. The esteemed panel will suggest comments and the audience will also help you refine your pitch. You'll be able to come back on Saturday and compete for an UnLtd Award. We've now closed advanced booking but there's one more slot you can book into when you arrive at SHINE, first come first served.....plus the Mother team will be around all day to meet you.
http://www.unltd.org.uk

Friday May 15, 2009 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Battlebridge 2 Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

1:30pm

Government and Social Enterprise. A perfect combination.
What is shaping Government policies that impact the work that social enterprises do? What impact is the recession having on the development of social enterprise? Join the Department of Communities and Local Government to explore how Government and its delivery partners can accelerate the movement, and make a long-term difference in today's economy.
http://www.communities.gov.uk

Friday May 15, 2009 1:30pm - 2:20pm
Battlebridge1 Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

1:30pm

No Funding for Social Enterprise: Fact or Fiction?
What makes you different from a grant-funded organisation? How does this affect how you can access finance?
http://www.londonrebuilding.com

Friday May 15, 2009 1:30pm - 2:20pm
Wenlock Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

1:30pm

Futurebuilders Investment Portfolio
Futurebuilders England provides a range of financial products that support social enterprises in the Third Sector with capital and revenue. Come to this session to hear about the Futurebuilders funds, including their MAIN FUND, CASHFLOW FUND, SOCIAL ENTERPRISE INVESTMENT FUND, and MODERNISATION FUND. Learn what makes a successful loan application, and how loan finance can make a difference to your organisation.
http://www.futurebuilders-england.co.uk

Friday May 15, 2009 1:30pm - 2:20pm
St Pancras Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

1:30pm

Show and Tell from Think Public
A show & tell session from the founder of Think Public, a award-winning agency focused on using design to improve service experiences in the public sector. They'll be sharing their successes, failures and vision for the future.
http://www.thinkpublic.com

Friday May 15, 2009 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Limehouse Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

1:30pm

Group Surgeries with Lovells
A good one, this. Lovells are bringing six lawyers for SHINE to offer advise on specific legal issues: Corporate/Business; Intellectual Property; Litigation; Commercial. These will take place in small groups throughout the day.
In addition, they're bringing officers from the Pro Bono, Corporate Responsibility and Community Affairs teams who will be running 1-on-1 advice on the help available for social entrepreneurs and CR policy in the City.
You can book in for these sessions in advance:
We've now closed advanced booking there are a couple more slots you can book into on arrival. Be quick!
http://www.lovells.com

Friday May 15, 2009 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Battlebridge 2 Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

1:30pm

Investment Readiness Advice
Come join the UnLtd Ventures team to discuss Investment Readiness. Learn what it takes to be investment ready, and how UnLtd Ventures Team is supporting social enterprises. You'll also be briefed on how to apply. The session will then break into smaller groups, where groups can get advice from an UnLtd Ventures Team member. UnLtd Ventures team will be on hand throughout the day if participants want to book a 1:1 session to discuss further.
http://www.unltd.org.uk

Friday May 15, 2009 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Horsfall Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

1:30pm

One-on-One Surgeries with Ashoka
Ashoka were a huge hit at SHINE08 when they ran coaching and mentoring sessions that targeted very specific issues participants were facing. Due to popular demand, they're back this year! We've now closed advanced booking there are a couple more slots you can book into on arrival. Be quick!

Friday May 15, 2009 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Surgery Area Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

1:30pm

One-on-One Surgeries with Sydney Levinson, partner with Rhodes & Rhodes, Chartered Accountants
How to structure your enterprise is always a tricky question. Book in a one-on-one with an expert strategist who can help guide your thinking in the accountancy arena. Attendance at Sydney's session "Fruitcake or Spongecake" at 11:30 am is highly recommended. We've now closed advanced booking there are a couple more slots you can book into on arrival. Be quick!

Friday May 15, 2009 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

1:30pm

UnLtd Pitching Advice- One-on-Ones
Be brave! Come vet your idea before UnLtd;s respected business strategists. In a trial run on Friday, you can pitch your ventures that will have social impact. The esteemed panel will suggest comments and the audience will also help you refine your pitch. You'll be able to come back on Saturday and compete for an UnLtd Award. Book into a session here. First come first served.
http://www.unltd.org.uk

Friday May 15, 2009 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Battlebridge 2 Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

2:30pm

Measuring the Immeasureable: Social Impact and Social Enterprise
Being able to demonstrate impact is crucial for a successful social enterprise. Join this session to learn techniques and tools on how to measure social impact. You'll come away with an understanding of how all the changemakers in your organisation are contributing to value.
http://www.egonetwork.org.uk/

Friday May 15, 2009 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Limehouse Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

2:30pm

Tales from Battlefront Line
Battlefront is an Emmy award-winning multiplatform project for Channel 4. Following the endeavours of 20 teens as they do their bit to change the world by campaigning about the issues they care about, it's a 9-month web and tv project. Meet two of the Battlefront producers and two of the young campaigners: Tom Robbins, who is running a campaign called 'Random Acts of Kindness', and Troy Kennedy, who is running a campaign called Condoms for Africa. Both campaigners are eager to make their work more sustainable by taking a cue from social enterprise. Can you offer them advice? Swap your stories and skills!
http://www.battlefront.co.uk

Friday May 15, 2009 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Battlebridge 1 Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

2:30pm

Futurebuilders One-on-One Surgeries
Futurebuilders England's Business Development Managers will be available to discuss your individual questions, help you develop your business ideas, and get them ready for investment. All the pre-SHINE slots are now booked but we're holding a couple back to be booked in on the day. Get there early if you want it! Plus the futurebuilders team will be around to meet you throughout the day.
http://www.futurebuilders-england.co.uk

Friday May 15, 2009 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Surgery Area Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

2:30pm

Getting Microfinance into the Community
Alternative savings and loans programs and a loan approach to microfinance may help your organisation. Come to this session to learn how.
http://www.londonrebuilding.com

Friday May 15, 2009 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Wenlock Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

2:30pm

Getting ready for equity investment
Get a practical intro to Bridges Social Entrepreneurs Fund, with an interactive Q&A on their criteria. It's a high-level fund (investments up to £1m) and your organisation needs to be ready to apply. Does your business fit their criteria, and what do you need to do to get in the pipeline?
http://www.bridgesventures.com/

Friday May 15, 2009 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Horsfall Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

2:30pm

The Social Innovation Camp Blitz
Come to a mini-version of the full weekend Social Innovation Camp. Realise your power to transform important social issues. Generate ideas, get thinking about changes you'd like to see, and collaborate with your peers!

Friday May 15, 2009 2:30pm - 3:20pm
St Pancras Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

2:30pm

Group Surgeries with Lovells
A good one, this. Lovells are bringing six lawyers for SHINE to offer advise on specific legal issues: Corporate/Business; Intellectual Property; Litigation; Commercial. These will take place in small groups throughout the day.
In addition, they're bringing officers from the Pro Bono, Corporate Responsibility and Community Affairs teams who will be running 1-on-1 advice on the help available for social entrepreneurs and CR policy in the City.
You can book in for these sessions in advance:
We've now closed advanced booking there are a couple more slots you can book into on arrival. Be quick!
http://www.lovells.com

Friday May 15, 2009 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Battlebridge 2 Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

2:30pm

How Coaching can transform your business
Book in a one-on-one surgery to learn how coaching can benefit you, both personally and professionally. Experience coaching as a catalyst to help you achieve your full potential. We've now closed advanced booking there are a couple more slots you can book into on arrival. Be quick!
http://unltd.org.uk/template.php?ID=166&PageName=howyoucanhelp

Friday May 15, 2009 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Surgery Area Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

2:30pm

One-on-One Surgeries with Sydney Levinson, partner with Rhodes & Rhodes, Chartered Accountants
How to structure your enterprise is always a tricky question. Book in a one-on-one with an expert strategist who can help guide your thinking in the accountancy arena. Attendance at Sydney's session "Fruitcake or Spongecake" at 11:30 am is highly recommended. We've now closed advanced booking there are a couple more slots you can book into on arrival. Be quick!

Friday May 15, 2009 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Surgery Area Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

2:30pm

UnLtd Pitching Advice- One-on-Ones
Be brave! Come vet your idea before UnLtd;s respected business strategists. In a trial run on Friday, you can pitch your ventures that will have social impact. The esteemed panel will suggest comments and the audience will also help you refine your pitch. You'll be able to come back on Saturday and compete for an UnLtd Award. Book into a session here. First come first served.
http://www.unltd.org.uk

Friday May 15, 2009 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Battlebridge 2 Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

3:30pm

Social Media Made Easy
Join this group of online social media champions, and learn the basics of social media, and how to use online communications tools to strengthen your message.

Friday May 15, 2009 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Wenlock Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

3:30pm

Comic Relief and the Digital Red Nose
Comic Relief ran its first digital "Red Nose" day campaign this year, leading up to the 11+ million viewed telethon on March 13. Despite the credit crunch, the campaign smashed all fundraising targets. Come hear how the campaign was developed, executed, and marketed and learn how you can do the same!
http:www.comicrelief.com

Friday May 15, 2009 3:30pm - 4:15pm
St Pancras Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

3:30pm

Co-operate or Die! Collaboration for Social Entrepreneurs
How can your enterprise benefit from co-operation? How can you work effectively with other organisations, cut costs, and offer mutual support? You'll come away with practical tips on the benefits and challenges of co-operation and whether it's right for you.
www.cooperatives-uk.coop

Friday May 15, 2009 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Horsfall Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

3:30pm

How to Break Free of the Fundraising Trap
Just Stop. Stop asking, stop begging. Social entrepreneurs are so much better than that. Learn here how to break free of that horrid funding cycle. Sustainability, baby. That's where it's happening.

Friday May 15, 2009 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Limehouse Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

3:30pm

How Coaching can transform your business
Book in a one-on-one surgery to learn how coaching can benefit you, both personally and professionally. Experience coaching as a catalyst to help you achieve your full potential. Book your session We've now closed advanced booking there are a couple more slots you can book into on arrival. Be quick!
http://unltd.org.uk/template.php?ID=166&PageName=howyoucanhelp

Friday May 15, 2009 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Surgery Area Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

3:30pm

One-on-One Surgeries on Evaluating your Project
Get 1-to-1 advice on evaluating the impact of your project, whether you're starting out and want to get the ABC on evaluation, or are further along and are looking to commission a report. Lots of people crop off this (essential) part of the process or don't budget for it, when it's one of the most important things you can do! Come away with a clearer picture on how it all works. Sorry, all the evaluation slots are now booked up, but Nick will be around all day for informal sessions.

Friday May 15, 2009 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Surgery Area Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

3:30pm

One-on-One Surgeries with Ashoka
Ashoka were a huge hit at SHINE08 when they ran coaching and mentoring sessions that targeted very specific issues participants were facing. Due to popular demand, they're back this year! Book your half hour slot and get management support from the best. We've now closed advanced booking there are a couple more slots you can book into on arrival. Be quick!

Friday May 15, 2009 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Surgery Area Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

4:00pm

Women's Social Leadership Awards
The OGUNTE Women's Social Leadership Awards will be at SHINE to recognise and showcase influential leaders, connectors and social entrepreneurs who are making sustainable development reality in the UK. Take your place for the awards, as OGUNTE announce the winners. See the finalists now at www.ogunte.com
http://ogunte.com/innovation/social-leadership-awards/finalists-wsl-awards-2009

Friday May 15, 2009 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Battlebridge 1 and 2 Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

4:20pm

Refugees and BAME Communities & Social Enterprise
As an up and coming area of interest and discussion, this session will explore the issues, needs, and barriers faced by Refugees and BAME groups wanting to become part of the social enterprise sector. This session will involve a panel discussion on the issues, explore solutions, and opportunities available.
http://www.unltd.org.uk

Friday May 15, 2009 4:20pm - 5:00pm
Wenlock Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

4:20pm

Show & Tell: Cultural Entrepreneurship
Meet the director of Big Bang Lab who just returned from India on the pilot of a global project which works with underpriviledged children in co-creating artistic content on environmental issues.
http://www.bigbang-lab.com/wordpress/

Friday May 15, 2009 4:20pm - 5:00pm
Limehouse Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

4:20pm

Financing Start Ups in the Downturn
In this troubled economy, how can you tap into underutilised resources-- redundant staff, vacant premises, underused equipment, customer bases that could be shared? Come to this defiantly practical session to hear real-world examples that will help your business startup and/or turnaround.
http://www.piefinance.com

Friday May 15, 2009 4:20pm - 5:00pm
St Pancras Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

4:20pm

Make Your Story SHINE Using Video
Learn how to use film and video to powerfully capture the heart of your story and engage stakeholders with your value proposition. A step-by-step guide to getting started from little to no cost, and learn the common mistakes to avoid.
http://www.beinspiredfilms com

Friday May 15, 2009 4:20pm - 5:00pm
Horsfall Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

4:30pm

One-on-One Surgeries on Evaluation
Get 1-to-1 advice on evaluating the impact of your project, whether you're starting out and want to get the ABC on evaluation, or are further along and are looking to commission a report. Lots of people crop off this (essential) part of the process or don't budget for it, when it's one of the most important things you can do! Come away with a clearer picture on how it all works. Sorry, all the evaluation slots are now booked up, but Nick will be around all day for informal sessions.

Friday May 15, 2009 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Surgery Area Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

5:00pm

'Shining Light on the Phoenix Economy: Our Future as Unusual'
The economy as we knew it is gone. What are the new business paradigms we are entering? Let's close out Day 1 of SHINE09 investigating the key challenges we face, the massive opportunities at our reach, and how social entrepreneurs are going to carry the day forward.

Friday May 15, 2009 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Battlebridge 1 and 2 Kings Place, York Way London, N1 9AG

6:00pm

Party and Shine Away at the Hub Kings Cross
Join us at the Kings Cross Hub for a night of celebration. Exquisite food. Fantastic entertainment. Great conversation. Cash bar!

Friday May 15, 2009 6:00pm - Saturday May 16, 2009 10:00pm
The Hub Kings Cross
 
Saturday, May 16
 

11:00am

Innovate Immersion with ?What IF! The Innovation Company
Ange Smith and Richard Watkins from ?What IF! The Innovation Company will share with you some of ?What IF!'s best thinking on how to flex your creativity muscles even further. ?What IF! has been innovating for some of the world's biggest and best operating in the social innovation space. Let's roll up our sleeves and innovate!
http://www.whatifinnovation.com

Saturday May 16, 2009 11:00am - 12:00pm
The Hub Kings Cross

12:00pm

?What If! One-on-One Consultancies
?What If! is the world's largest independent innovation company. Every year, the ?What If! Foundation selects a limited number of high potential social entrepreneurs and provides them with support to scale up their enterprise and impact. Book into a one-on-one session with one of their 6 consultants on Saturday, at the Kings Cross Hub. Get tried-and-tested tools and techniques to harness your creative muscles. After just half an hour, you will have a clearer picture of your vision and strategy. Book into your session here. First come first served.
http://www.whatifinnovation.com

Saturday May 16, 2009 12:00pm - 1:00pm
The Hub Kings Cross

12:00pm

The Social Collaboration Game
Do you want to know how to use technology better to engage your community? Specially convened for SHINE, is the Social Collaboration Game to help you with tools and methods to do this. The game's been designed by three of the world's leading social collaboration practitioners who are fresh from consultancies with NESTA. Get access to a hands-on kit for making online tools work for people, driving community projects forward using technology, or getting collaborations to succeed. This 2 hour session is built around the community problems that you as SHINE participants think are most pressing, but in the format of a game. So if you want to be in, email shine09@germination.co.uk and let us know the three key issues you think are facing UK communities.

Saturday May 16, 2009 12:00pm - 2:00pm
The Hub, Kings Cross

1:00pm

?What If! One-on-One Consultancies
?What If! is the world's largest independent innovation company. Every year, the ?What If! Foundation selects a limited number of high potential social entrepreneurs and provides them with support to scale up their enterprise and impact. Book into a one-on-one session with one of their 6 consultants on Saturday, at the Kings Cross Hub. Get tried-and-tested tools and techniques to harness your creative muscles. After just half an hour, you will have a clearer picture of your vision and strategy. Book into your session here. First come first served.
http://www.whatifinnovation.com

Saturday May 16, 2009 1:00pm - 2:00pm
The Hub Kings Cross

1:30pm

The Possibility Factory
The Possibility Factory empowers changemakers to more easily imagine and generate the change they desire by exploring possibilities through structured group brainstorming. Join this session to experience "The Art of Possible" for your venture. Learn how to develop your ideas into fun and "how the solution would look" possibility stories.

Saturday May 16, 2009 1:30pm - 2:30pm
The Hub Kings Cross

2:00pm

?What If! One-on-One Consultancies
?What If! is the world's largest independent innovation company. Every year, the ?What If! Foundation selects a limited number of high potential social entrepreneurs and provides them with support to scale up their enterprise and impact. Book into a one-on-one session with one of their 6 consultants on Saturday, at the Kings Cross Hub. Get tried-and-tested tools and techniques to harness your creative muscles. After just half an hour, you will have a clearer picture of your vision and strategy.We've closed advanced booking but you can book in a slot when you arrive at SHINE, first come first served.
http://www.whatifinnovation.com

Saturday May 16, 2009 2:00pm - 3:00pm
The Hub Kings Cross

2:30pm

Communicate a True Story
Pitch up to this session to explore modes of communication for social entrepreneurs. Come away with skills, tools, and clarity around your longer term story-telling goals.

Saturday May 16, 2009 2:30pm - 3:30pm
The Hub Kings Cross

2:30pm

Getting UK Investment for Global Projects
What are the barriers for projects with global span to access UK investment? Why should they be removed, and how best to move capital around the world. Join this provocative conversation.
www.thisredbutton.co.uk

Saturday May 16, 2009 2:30pm - 3:30pm
The Hub Kings Cross

3:00pm

?What If! One-on-One Consultancies
?What If! is the world's largest independent innovation company. Every year, the ?What If! Foundation selects a limited number of high potential social entrepreneurs and provides them with support to scale up their enterprise and impact. Book into a one-on-one session with one of their 6 consultants on Saturday, at the Kings Cross Hub. Get tried-and-tested tools and techniques to harness your creative muscles. After just half an hour, you will have a clearer picture of your vision and strategy. We've closed advanced booking but you can book in a slot when you arrive at SHINE, first come first served.
http://www.whatifinnovation.com

Saturday May 16, 2009 3:00pm - 4:00pm
The Hub Kings Cross

3:00pm

UnLtd Pitching Session
Pitching competition Be brave and go for the cash! Here's your chance to pitch ventures for a UnLtd award. But you need to join the "

Saturday May 16, 2009 3:00pm - 5:00pm
The Hub Kings Cross

4:00pm

?What If! One-on-One Consultancies
?What If! is the world's largest independent innovation company. Every year, the ?What If! Foundation selects a limited number of high potential social entrepreneurs and provides them with support to scale up their enterprise and impact. Book into a one-on-one session with one of their 6 consultants on Saturday, at the Kings Cross Hub. Get tried-and-tested tools and techniques to harness your creative muscles. After just half an hour, you will have a clearer picture of your vision and strategy. Book into your session We've closed advanced booking but you can book in a slot when you arrive at SHINE, first come first served.
http://www.whatifinnovation.com

Saturday May 16, 2009 4:00pm - 5:00pm
The Hub Kings Cross